Travel Blogs from Puerto Varas, Chile

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Chiles famous wine and drunk decisions, Puerto Varas, Chile travel blog

Chiles famous wine and drunk decisions

A travel blog entry by pinkymary

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For me it was the last day with the pachamama tour. Down to Puerto Varas via Puerto Montt. In Puerto Montt we stopped for lunch and the very famous fish market (which unfortunately had only a couple stands open). Alison and I decided on a nice glass ...

La région des lacs..., Puerto Varas, Chile travel blog

La région des lacs...

A travel blog entry by toukydunky

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... l'avion dans 50min, pour Punta Arenas. Voici nos 3 jours passés dans la région des lacs. Notre point de chute fut Puerto Varas, une petite ville en bord de lac, ressemblant fortement à Lugano en Suisse, à moitié entre la station de ski (maisons en ...

Running to the Boat, Puerto Varas, Chile travel blog

Running to the Boat

A travel blog entry by vagabonding

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... and take a cargo ship down the coast of Chile to southern Patagonia.  We grabbed an early morning bus to Puerto Varas Chile on Thursday and spent a wonderful afternoon walking around this cute little town on the shore of Lake Llaquine with great ...

Canyoning, Puerto Varas, Chile travel blog

Canyoning

A travel blog entry by dbadgery

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A day of canyoning which was brilliant fun after getting over the fear of throwing yourself into rivers and down waterfalls in stunning mountain sceneray with a completely clear sky. In the evening stayed up to watch the sunset over the volcanoes ...

Back on shore, Puerto Varas, Chile travel blog

Back on shore

A travel blog entry by suebar

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... up. We realised that we would have to find another restaurant for future dinners, there are plenty of restaurants in the centre of Puerto Varas but our hotel is a 15 minute walk from the centre and we just didn't feel comfortable with walking back late ...

Forts, Sealions and Volcanos, Puerto Varas, Chile travel blog

Forts, Sealions and Volcanos

A travel blog entry by dbadgery

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... . Back in Valdivia at the fishmarket there was a familyh of sealions who sit waiting for scraps of fish to be given to them. In the afternoon a short bus ride to Puerto Varas, a lakeside resort village, with amazing views across the lake to Volcan ...

Puerto Varas, Puerto Varas, Chile travel blog

Puerto Varas

A travel blog entry by dashenzia

... having any excursions to catch we ventured out only at 1 PM for a coffee and a bus to Cascada de Saltos.  Puerto Varas/Puerto Montt/Bariloche are all part of the Chilean/Argentinian lake district, which is just spectacular.  It reminds be a ...

Puerto Varas - The Lake District of Chile, Puerto Varas, Chile travel blog

Puerto Varas - The Lake District of Chile

A travel blog entry by siestabrigid

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... District I forgot to say that there are lots of really good chocolate shops in Bariloche - think Swiss!! We had a six-hour bus journey to Puerto Varas - we left at 7.30 am - yes, I am on a holiday, but it is not the usual pampered type of holiday - ...

A trip to the post office, Puerto Varas, Chile travel blog

A trip to the post office

A travel blog entry by suebar

... pm with my passport. The transaction had to be completed by 4:00 as that was when the post for the day would be transported to Puerto Montt. Much smiling and many gracias as we left. We walked back to the hotel for a snack lunch in our room and then at ...

Zurück in Chile, Puerto Varas, Chile travel blog

Zurück in Chile

A travel blog entry by grundmann

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... doch: Auf der chilenischen Seite sieht es gleich anders aus. Während in Argentinien eher steppenartige Buschweiten vorherrschen, sind es in Chile vor allem weite, saftige Wiesen, die das Bild prägen. Auf den Wiesen sehen wir dann unser Abendessen in ...

Getting colder...Puerto Varas, Puerto Varas, Chile travel blog

Getting colder...Puerto Varas

A travel blog entry by debsndarren

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Arrived in Puerto Varas after 3 hours on the bus and its certainly beginning to feel a lot colder! Puerto Varas is very German / Swiss influenced.  It's quite small and doesn't take long to wander around. We both need some waterproof trousers and ...

The River with No Name, Puerto Varas, Chile travel blog

The River with No Name

A travel blog entry by pumptronics

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Our plan: to walk 40km from Lago Todos Los Santos to Lago Rupanco. Our location: Vincent Perez Rosales park, Puerto Varas, Lake District, Chile. Our problem: Fitting 4 days of food, all our camping equipment and one oversized first aid kit into two 40L ...

Waiting for my boat in Puerto Varas, Puerto Varas, Chile travel blog

Waiting for my boat in Puerto Varas

A travel blog entry by adair21

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Puerto Varas is a cute little town in the shadows of Mt Orsorno - a big impossing volcano over the other side of the lake. The first night I arrived there was a great sunset over the mountain / volcano. The town was originally settled by germans - so has ...

Beautiful Lago Ranco and dodgy Frutillar, Llanquihue, Chile travel blog

Beautiful Lago Ranco and dodgy Frutillar

A travel blog entry by griffs-on-tour

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... confused when we arrived there as Frutillar had been described as one of the most genteel and cultured German towns in the south of Chile but the first spot we arrived looked pretty normal. In fact down by the lakeside things did take on a Teutonic edge ...

Pretty German Town, Puerto Varas, Chile travel blog

Pretty German Town

A travel blog entry by cailintaisteal

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Puerto Varas was a lovely old colonial Greman town, the buildings were typically German. We stayed in beautiful hostel, made from wood and so cosy it had wood burning stove in our room! We spent time walking round town, going to see a volcano but due to ...

Puerto Varas, Puerto Varas, Chile travel blog

Puerto Varas

A travel blog entry by kerriegee

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Puerto Varas is a small German settled town in the south of Chile and the next stop on our way to Puerto Montt and the Navimag. It rained constantly for the two days we were there. On the second morning we got about 3 hours without rained so we wandered ...

A day in our Hostel room, Puerto Varas, Chile travel blog

A day in our Hostel room

A travel blog entry by cheeseandcarrie

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... and said goodbye to our family. They have been a big help and made us very welcome. At 8am we got on the bus to Puerto Varas. We had seen stunning pictures of this town. Very similar to Pucon with the Lake and Volcano. However when we stepped off the bus ...

Die Wasserfälle von Petrohue, Puerto Varas, Chile travel blog

Die Wasserfälle von Petrohue

A travel blog entry by grundmann

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... ;ser verursachen eine 1A-Allergie. Und: Anstatt nur einer Allergiewelle pro Jahr gönnt sich Jule dieses Jahr gleich zwei. Puerto Varas ist ein kleines umtriebiges Touristenörtchen. Wir haben ein Hotelzimmer mit Blick auf den See und nach einem ...

Over the Andes and back to Chile, Puerto Varas, Chile travel blog

Over the Andes and back to Chile

A travel blog entry by pattiemcnamee

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... is kind of out in the middle of no where but has quite a collection of old cars especially Studebakers. We are staying in Puerto Varas, a small town on the shore of a beautiful lake. Overlooking the lake is a snow covered volcano. We were welcomed to ...

I was born, Puerto Varas, Chile, Chile travel blog

I was born

A travel blog entry by paulmassad

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My name is Paul Massad, I was born in Puerto Varas,  south of Chile. I grew up in Castro a very small town in the island of Chiloe. My family consists of my father Carlos, my mother Ivonne and my two smaller siblings, Jean and Michelle. Because of my ...

Petrohué & Parque Nacional Vicente Pérez Rosales, Puerto Varas, Chile travel blog

Petrohué & Parque Nacional Vicente Pérez Rosales

A travel blog entry by davidandmaria

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... .   We returned the intention forms and then grabbed a coke from a small shop while waiting for a bus to take us back to Puerto Varas. It arrived almost straight away so we jumped on and dozed for a lot of the 90 minute journey.   All day we had ...

Yet Another Border Crossing into Chile, Puerto Varas, Chile travel blog

Yet Another Border Crossing into Chile

A travel blog entry by davidandmaria

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...   We hopped on to a small coaster, that was parked two bays up from the bus we got off, that would take us to Puerto Varas. After 30 minutes we were in Puerto Varas and were dropped off in the centre. The driver helped us with directions to our ...

Chile, Argentina  & Uruguay: Losers go South, Puerto Varas, Chile travel blog

Chile, Argentina & Uruguay: Losers go South

A travel blog entry by nicoleloser

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... resting on the lake, and aptly named Teatro del Lago (the Theatre on the Lake).  Strolling around Frutillar and Puerto Varas and befriending all the wandering dogs in the area kept us reasonably entertained and distracted from the cold. Patagonia ...

Back to Puerto Varas, Puerto Varas, Chile travel blog

Back to Puerto Varas

A travel blog entry by davidandmaria

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We were heading back to Puerto Varas today. We had booked front row seats on the 11:40am bus so we had luxury of a lazy morning at the hotel. The bus journey was comfortable and we had slightly better views because the sun had finally come out.   We ...

Little Germany at the edge of Patagonia, Puerto Varas, Chile travel blog

Little Germany at the edge of Patagonia

A travel blog entry by sileas

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... German heritage. Southern Chile is generally a place with a lot of German immigrants of the past, but particularly in Puerto Varas, their culture is very present. Although the people are perfectly assimilated, evidence can be seen everywhere: German ...

A Day of Errands in Puerto Varas, Puerto Varas, Chile travel blog

A Day of Errands in Puerto Varas

A travel blog entry by davidandmaria

... ; We needed to get some Argentinian pesos before we head back to Argentina again and were hoping to get a decent exchange rate in Puerto Varas. But there were no Argentinian pesos in town, we walked round all the cambios and it was the same story in every ...

Visite de Puerto Varas, Puerto Varas, Chile travel blog

Visite de Puerto Varas

A travel blog entry by sophie-nuno

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... « Vincent Perez Rosales », les mecs vont au Casino, on se fait des bons repas à l’auberge et on se balade dans la ville. A Puerto Varas on voit les volcans « Osorno » et « Calbuco » ils sont ...

A la sombra del Osorno, Puerto Varas, Chile travel blog

A la sombra del Osorno

A travel blog entry by terredeshommes

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... '. En cours de trajet j'ai donc décidé que ça ne servait à rien d'aller à Puerto Montt, et je me suis arrêté à Puerto Varas, gros village au bord du grand lac Llanquihue, en face du parfait volcan Osorno! Puerto Varas est encore un de ces endroits ...

Ruled Out! by Judith, Puerto Varas, Chile travel blog

Ruled Out! by Judith

A travel blog entry by weemcd

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Ruled Out! by Judith   Travelling south, we arrived in Bavaria. Puerto Varas was built by German settlers. The older buildings and houses in the town centre are all made of wood. Everything stops for Koffee and Kuchen at 5pm. Beautifully situated on ...

Adios Chile!, Puerto Varas, Chile travel blog

Adios Chile!

A travel blog entry by paul_and_linda

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... hostel, they gave us a painted box as a souvenir of our stay. Then it was back on to Ruta 5 for the journey to Puerto Varas. We made a stop at Puerto Octay, which was a little village at the opposite side of Lago Llanquihue. It was like a ghost ...

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